Rodman C. Robinson ’49 died on October 29, 2011, in Baldwinsville, New York.
He was born on March 3, 1928, in New Rochelle, N.Y. and prepared for college at Johnstown High School, Herkimer High School, and Worcester Academy. He played varsity football at Bowdoin and was a member of Alpha Delta Phi fraternity. He served to corporal in the Army during the Korean War and was stationed in Japan. He worked for Union Camp Corp. in Cincinnati and New York City for 35 years, and in retirement was a purchasing agent for Independence Bank of New Jersey. He served as warden and in many other capacities at St. John’s Church in Ramsey and recently attended Grace Episcopal Church in Baldwinsville. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Marilyn Manchester Robinson; two daughters, Melissa Brady and Nancy Clark; four grandchildren; and two great-granddaughters. He was predeceased by a sister, Patricia Coyle; and a son, R. Christopher Robinson Jr. in 2003.